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Carnival guarantee and supermodel stats

One of the things that makes Costco such a successful retail chain is a strong guarantee. Employees don’t argue and your problem is taken care of in short order, in the majority of cases. 225 more words

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Holland America's new ship the Koningsdam

The cruise line with those “dam ships” — Holland America, or HAL to her friends — can now get the artists busy incorporating the company logo with the name “Koningsdam.” 232 more words

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Better WiFi, better deals for Oceania

Oceania Cruises upped the ante this week by offering free Internet to certain classes on ships throughout voyages and limited free Internet to other classes. Before you get too excited about this, it’s still a long way off. 190 more words

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Holland America's first new ship of the century

We have been filling these pages with a great deal of news on the launch of Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas in November.

It’s time now to set that aside and take a look at… 197 more words

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WOW! Endless Summertime at Princess

This week, it’s all Princess. This line has a myriad of cruises on sale until September 10 for sailings from November 2014 to February 2015. The offer includes some bonuses. 87 more words

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Quantum of the Seas: lots to see, lots to do

PAPENBURG, Germany — Above you can see what the new Quantum of the Seas looks like today. Royal Caribbean’s revolutionary ship is sitting in the water just outside the hanger where she was built. 458 more words

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Quantum of the Seas one Smart Ship — WOW!

PAPENBURG, Germany — We have a smart phones, smart cars, smart watches and now a smart ship. I’m at the Meyer Werft Shipyard here in Papenburg and I’m seeing, for the first time, a cruise ship that is loaded with cutting-edge technology that will change the face of cruising as we know it. 729 more words

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